Smashing Magazine | Web Design & Development
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Most web developers currently use vendor prefixes in CSS to enable certain features in some browsers. That’s fine, but sometimes I see code examples and prefix-adding tools that go a bit overboard w
In a couple of recent projects I’ve faced designs where the main navigation bar gave me more trouble than usual. These are the prerequisites that make the problem tricky to solve: The navbar is
Over six years ago I wrote a short post about preventing HTML tables from becoming too wide. The solutions I offered in that post involve using table-layout:fixed to lock down the width of tables. Whi
When trying to force an element to always extend to the height of its parent I ran into some peculiar browser behaviour that I thought was worth mentioning. Here’s the situation: The parent eleme
Allowing images to scale along with their container is an important part of responsive web design (and was so even before the term “responsive web design” existed). It’s really quite easy – al
W3C | Web Standards
The Tracking Protection Working Group has published a Working Draft of Tracking Compliance and Scope. This specification defines a set of practices for compliance with a user’s Do Not Track (DNT
The Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) Working Group has published a First Public Working Draft of CSS Scroll Snap Points Module Level 1. This module contains features to control panning and scrolling behav
The Web Applications Working Group has published a Working Draft of UI Events (formerly DOM Level 3 Events). This specification defines UI Events which extend the DOM Event objects defined in DOM4. UI
W3C and the Web Application Security Working Group invite implementation of “Mixed Content,” a specification that aims to improve web security by describing how a user agent should handle
CMS Wire | Content Management
Enterprise mobile messaging is hot. Or is it?Researchers at the Framingham, Mass.-based International Data Corporation (IDC) discovered sending messages through a mobile device may not exactly be sett
“Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers" — Calvin Coolidge Any organization looking to manage and exploit its knowledge more effectively can’t afford to ignore metadata creat
Oracle takes its turn on the marketing cloud technology stage today by announcing enhancements to its marketing cloud suite.The news comes during its Modern Marketing Experience conference at th
Have you ever been asked, "Why can’t you just tell me what’s the best tool to collaborate with?” If you are feeling challenged by the number of collaboration solutions and optio
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Search Engine Watch | SEO
During her panel discussion at ClickZ Live New York, Erin Everhart, SEO manager of The Home Depot, shared her insights into how to build a successful landing page.
During her session at ClickZ Live New York, Jori Ford discussed how to reach consumers when they're searching on their mobile devices.
Google wants to make it easier for people using mobile devices to access websites that have been optimized for use on that device. It is not long now until their algorithms for mobile search will shif
Sometimes it's hard to get SEO, content creation, and PR working effectively together, but these three tips can help.
During his session at ClickZ Live New York, Grant Simmons of Homes.com chatted about the value of personas in achieving search success.